The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 47 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing XML 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.90% 1.42% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 5.41% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-20.25% +3.89%
XML
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.94% 26.33% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 42 52
Median daily rate £380 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for XML.

1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 12 (54.55%) .NET
4 12 (54.55%) IIS
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 10 (45.45%) CSS
5 10 (45.45%) Web Development
5 10 (45.45%) jQuery
6 9 (40.91%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
6 9 (40.91%) C#
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) SSL
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) Sybase
8 7 (31.82%) JMS
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
10 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
10 5 (22.73%) Internet
10 5 (22.73%) Middleware
10 5 (22.73%) MVC
10 5 (22.73%) CMS
10 5 (22.73%) Content Management

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) IIS
2 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 5 (22.73%) CMS
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.55%) JBoss
6 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SSL
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) Internet
4 4 (18.18%) Extranet
4 4 (18.18%) Intranet
5 3 (13.64%) FCoE
5 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (13.64%) HTTP
5 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) Multicast
5 3 (13.64%) NAS
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.64%) HBase
3 3 (13.64%) MS Access
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) GIS
5 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JUnit
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
1 4 (18.18%) Mockito
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Gradle
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) jMock
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Architect
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
5 7 (31.82%) JMS
6 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) Spring
7 4 (18.18%) XSLT
8 3 (13.64%) Rendezvous
9 2 (9.09%) Java EE
9 2 (9.09%) JDBC
9 2 (9.09%) JPA
9 2 (9.09%) JSP
9 2 (9.09%) Servlets
9 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 2 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) SUSE
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Web Development
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Content Management
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) OO
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
5 3 (13.64%) CRUD
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) AOP
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) KVM
1 3 (13.64%) NFS
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (13.64%) SRDF
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) Sybase
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) DataSynapse
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Intel
5 3 (13.64%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Ektron
6 2 (9.09%) Pega
6 2 (9.09%) Vitria
7 1 (4.55%) BEA
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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